CEIS Focal Point Office

Mr. Melvin Lindsey
Ministry of Agriculture, Lands, Housing and the Environment
P O Box 344
Tel: (664) 491 2521/2
Fax: (664) 491 6659

News for Montserrat

Time For Caribbean Region to “Attack” High Energy Costs

Above: geothermal work in Dominica (Caribbean Journal photo) By the Caribbean Journal staff It’s time for a frontal “attack” on high energy costs in the Caribbean region, according to Dr Warren Smith, president of the Caribbean Development Bank. Smith, who was speaking at the 44th Annual Meeting of the of...

EU Supports Launching of the 2014 UN International Year of Small Islands Development States (SIDS)

February 24th, 2014  –  The International Year of Small Island Development States (SIDS) was officially launched on 24 February 2014. The European Union acknowledges that SIDS face common challenges and experience specific vulnerabilities across the economic, social and environmental dimensions. They are all greatly affected by climate change and confronted with...

Montserrat school closed after asbestos discovery

BRADES, Montserrat (CMC) – Students at the Montserrat Secondary School (MSS) were due to resume classes at a different location on Wednesday after officials confirmed that asbestos had been found in the building. More than 300 students were asked to stay home on Monday and Tuesday and Education Minister Colin...